Brent Warner – Farmers’ Markets Canada
January 8, 2009“FOOD SYSTEM RETROSPECTIVE AND OUTLOOK w/BRENT WARNER”
Deconstructing Dinner launches our 2009 season of programming with a restrospective and forward-looking presentation by Brent Warner of Farmers’ Markets Canada. Brent was recorded in October 2008 speaking to delegates of the annual conference of the Canadian Farm Writers Federation (CFWF) held in Courtenay, British Columbia.
Brent Warner – Interim Executive Director,Farmers’ Markets Canada (Sidney, BC) – FMC has been created to help connect Canadian consumers to their local farmers and to address the needs of farmers� markets across the country. Brent is a former Industry Specialist in Agritourism/Direct Marketing with British Columbia’s Ministry of Agriculture & Lands. Brent is a horticulturalist who has also served as the Secretary of the North American Farmers’ Direct Marketing Association.
Musical Selection (name/title/album/label)
Theme/Soundclip – Adham Shaikh, Infusion, Fusion, Sonic Turtle (CDN)